It's been a great four years for Andrew Ebbett. Since arriving at Michigan for the 2002-03 season, Ebbett has been one of the key pieces to Michigan's success in the CCHA. Now, as the captain for his senior year, Ebbett plans to make one final splash on the college hockey scene as he tries to lead the Wolverines back to the Frozen Four for the first time since his freshman campaign of 2002-03.
GBW: What is your full name?
Andrew: Andrew Marie Bryan Ebbett
GBW: Do you have any siblings?
Andrew: Only one sister named Ashley (20).
GBW: What is your major?
Andrew: General Studies
GBW: What has been your favorite class at Michigan?
Andrew: Sport Law
GBW: Do you have any roommates?
Andrew: Noah Ruden, Brandon Kaleniecki, Reilly Olson, and Adam Dunlap.
GBW: Who is your favorite professional player?
Andrew: Joe Sakic (Colorado)
GBW: What is your favorite NHL team?
Andrew: Calgary Flames.
GBW: What is your first Michigan memory?
Andrew: I flew down to watch Michigan vs. Minnesota in hockey and then caught Michigan vs. Ohio State on the football field the next day in 2001.
GBW: What is your favorite Michigan memory as a player?
Andrew: When we beat Colorado College in the NCAA Regional here at Yost my freshman year.
GBW: Do you have any pre-game superstitions?
Andrew: I always have a sour apple blow pop while I walk into the rink. It's an attitude thing that keeps me kind of relaxed going into the game.
GBW: What is your favorite arena to play in other Than Yost?
Andrew: I'd have to say Joe Louis Arena.
GBW: What is your favorite food?
Andrew: Steak and potatoes
GBW: What is your favorite movie?
Andrew: Lord of the Rings
GBW: What is your favorite band?
Andrew: Theory of a Deadman
GBW: What is your favorite holiday?
GBW: What is your most embarrassing moment on and off the ice?
Andrew: On the ice, I used to always forget to take off my skate guards during my sophomore year. Off the ice, probably forgetting to do a paper for a class, and then as the teacher collected the papers, making sure that everyone knew I was the one not turning one in.
GBW: What is your favorite video game?
Andrew: Nascar 2006 for Playstation.
GBW: What is your biggest fear?
Andrew: Definitely spiders and snakes.
GBW: What kind of car do you drive?
Andrew: 1992 Ford F-150
GBW: Maize or Blue?
GoBlueWolverine Magazine would like to thank Andrew Ebbett, the Wolverines captain, for taking the time to sit down with us. Stay tuned as GBW continues its question and answer sessions with the 2005-06 Michigan hockey team.
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